Patrick Burke, AIA, is Principal and Studio Head at MGA&D with over thirty-seven years of lead designer experience. Since joining the firm in 1982, Burke has been the lead designer for projects ranging from hospitality, civic, institutional, and education projects to master planning and design for eco-sensitive resort developments across the world. Recently, Burke has been the Principal-in- Charge and lead designer of Resorts World at Sentosa, South-East Asia’s largest integrated resort and The Fred D. Thompson U.S. Federal Building and Courthouse in Nashville, a GSA design excellence project currently about to start construction. He has been a keynote speaker for several industry events in hospitality, sustainability and wellness and has participated on numerous juries and peer reviews. His projects have won numerous awards for design excellence.